Bob’s Powerhouse opens in Phillipsburg

Bob’s Powerhouse opens in Phillipsburg

December 2022 … 

Bob’s Powerhouse opens in Phillipsburg

For high-quality antiques as well as repairs, look no further than Bob’s Powerhouse Antiques Refinishing and Restoration, which recently opened for business in Phillipsburg.

Owner Bob Lefever will host a grand opening of the new location on Dec. 1.

Bob’s Powerhouse specializes in dental and doctor cabinets, country oak, general store items and primitives, just to name a few. Besides offering refinishing and restoration services, the business boasts more than 4,200 square feet in retail and wholesale space.
The Phillipsburg location can be found at exit 118 when taking Interstate 44 eastbound; when going westbound on I-44, take the County Road exit.

Bob’s Powerhouse Antiques Refinishing and Restoration can be found at bobs-powerhouse-antiques.business.site or call Lefever at 417-669-0379.

restored oak secretary

Restored Oak Secretary

This beautifully restored oak secretary is one of the many fine pieces in Bob Lefever’s inventory. (Image courtesy of Bob Lefever)

Summit Country Antique Show will be back in January

Summit Country Antique Show will be back in January

December 2022 … 

Summit Country Antique Show will be back in January

The popular Summit Country Antique Show is scheduled to kick off the new year with fine antiques, primitives, and handmade items on Jan. 28 at the Greenwood Vintage Market in Greenwood. Check Facebook for updates.

Contact promoter Richard Brown for vendor information at hectordog1@gmail.com.

Beautiful primitive pieces

Beautiful primitive pieces

Beautiful primitive pieces are some of the treasures to be found at the Summit Country Antique Show. (Image courtesy of Facebook)

Jesse James Red Tag Sale kicks off on Dec. 26

Jesse James Red Tag Sale kicks off on Dec. 26

December 2022 … 

Jesse James Red Tag Sale kicks off on Dec. 26

..Jesse James Antique Mall and Furniture Gallery and The Rusty Chandelier in St. Joseph will host an end-of-year Red Tag Sale on Dec. 26. In addition to the stores’ already low prices on quality antiques and vintage items, specially marked items will signal even deeper discounts, allowing visitors to save big on home décor and unique gifts.

It’s all done to celebrate another year of serving shoppers’ needs and thanking them for their loyalty to a local small business.

Coming in February – the big St. Joseph Antique Show, Feb. 18 and 19 at the St. Joseph Civic Arena. Dealers or anyone interested may call 816-387-7502; watch the next issue of Discover Vintage America for more details.

To contact the stores, call 816-232-0799 and 816-676-0662 or visit www.jessejamesantiquemall.com and www.rustychandelier.com.

Adorable Cookie Jar at Jesse James Red Tag Sale

Adorable Cookie Jar

Great finds such as this adorable cookie jar can be found at Jesse James Antique Mall in St. Joseph. (Image courtesy of Facebook)

Spend Black Friday shopping at Merchant Square Antiques & Boutiques

Spend Black Friday shopping at Merchant Square Antiques & Boutiques

November 2022 … 

Spend Black Friday shopping at Merchant Square Antiques & Boutiques

A new antique store in Independence, Merchant Square Antiques and Boutiques, is ready for the holidays with a storewide Black Friday Through Monday Sale, Nov. 25-28.

Merchant, which has been open since late October and has another location in Chandler, AZ, boasts more than 400 vendors throughout its 52,000 square feet of space. Open every day of the week, it’s sure to attract plenty of seasoned shoppers on Tuesdays when seniors receive 10 percent off throughout the entire store.

For more information, visit www.merchantsquareantiques.com or text “Independence” to 77222.

Saint Lucia Festival

Merchant Square Antiques and Boutiques

Merchant Square Antiques and Boutiques has expanded its operation by adding a location in Independence, MO, which will host its Black Friday Through Monday Sale, Nov. 25-28. (image courtesy of Facebook)

Raise a glass to local history with Vaile’s Champagne and Chandeliers Tour

Raise a glass to local history with Vaile’s Champagne and Chandeliers Tour

November 2022 … 

Raise a glass to local history with Vaile’s Champagne and Chandeliers Tour

The Vaile Mansion in Independence invites you to an evening of high-class history when it hosts its annual Champagne and Chandeliers Tour on Dec. 3 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Built in 1881 by tycoon Henry Vaile, the 21-room mansion is recognized as one of the finest examples of Victorian architecture in the U.S. The stately home will be decorated for the Christmas season.

Those taking the tour will be able to enjoy appetizers and glasses of champagne during the event. Advanced tickets are $25 when purchased on www.eventbrite.com and $35 at the door.

Call the mansion at 816-325-7430 or visit www.vailemansion.org for more information.

Saint Lucia Festival

Champagne and Chandeliers Tour

The Vaile Mansion in Independence, MO, will host its annual Champagne and Chandeliers Tour on Dec. 3. (image courtesy of Facebook)